Calvin Tomkins





Calvin Tomkins

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in Orange, New Jersey, The United States
December 17, 1925

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Calvin Tomkins is an author and art critic for The New Yorker magazine.

After receiving an undergraduate degree from Princeton University in 1948 he became a journalist. He worked for Radio Free Europe from 1953 to 1957 and for Newsweek from 1957 to 1961, before writing his first piece for The New Yorker in 1958. He joined the magazine as a staff writer in 1960.

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Average rating: 4.11 · 1,335 ratings · 152 reviews · 28 distinct works · Similar authors
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Living Well Is the Best Rev...
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Off the Wall: A Portrait of...
4.19 of 5 stars 4.19 avg rating — 204 ratings — published 1980 — 4 editions
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4.12 of 5 stars 4.12 avg rating — 149 ratings — published 1965 — 6 editions
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4.2 of 5 stars 4.20 avg rating — 41 ratings — published 1966 — 4 editions
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4.08 of 5 stars 4.08 avg rating — 24 ratings — published 1989 — 3 editions
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Ahead of the Game
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 5 ratings — published 1965
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